Bob Donewald has been appointed head coach of China's national basketball team, and the American promises to make the basketball-crazy country proud of the squad.
After becoming involved with the Cleveland Cavaliers, Jianhua 'Kenny' Huang's next goal is to transform pro basketball in his homeland of China.
Rockets center Yao Ming has called a possible move to Cleveland an "unknown" amid rumors that the Cavaliers' new Chinese part owners want to sign him.
ESPN.com previews the Heat's season, with predictions, lineups, fantasy forecast and the NBA Dish podcast.
Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert says the speculation that LeBron James will leave Cleveland in two years is out of line and "an insult to the city."
A film about LeBron James and his high school teammates will debut at the Toronto Film Festival.
The U.S. men's basketball team is striving to be confident heading into the Beijing Games while avoiding the complacency that has sabotaged it in recent Olympics.
LeBron James' sprained ankle is responding well to treatment, but he'll likely sit Friday.
Dwight Howard is feeling like Superman again.
The NBA took another step toward expanding its presence in China on Wednesday, with the Orlando Magic defeating the Cleveland Cavaliers 90-86 in an exhibition game behind Dwight Howard's 31 points and 14 rebounds.
Here's a breakdown of Team USA's 32-man roster.
Kobe thinks U.S. can win gold in Beijing, Kukoc may hang 'em up, 'Nique discusses future HOFers, and much more.
China has banned a Nike television commercial showing NBA star LeBron James fighting a cartoon kung fu master, saying it insults national dignity.